JRACraft RECOGNITION of excellence
JRACraft honors and celebrates master artists, distinguished educators, emerging makers and major contributors, collectors, philanthropists and organizations who have brought excellence, creativity and recognition to American craft art. To date the Alliance has had the privilege to recognize over 200 significant contributors to the field.
Masters of the Medium
The Masters of the Medium award recognizes artists for excellence of craftsmanship and influence in the field of craft.
The Distinguished Educators Awards are based on the recipient’s reputation for excellence and innovation in American craft education.
The One-of-a-Kind award was initiated in 2005 to recognize those in the craft community who have made outstanding contributions to American craft.
The JRA Chrysalis Award supports emerging American craft artists, for merit, skill, and innovation.